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  • nighttide — [nīt′tīd΄] n. old poet. var. of NIGHTTIME …   English World dictionary

  • nighttide — /nuyt tuyd /, n. Literary. nighttime. [1845 50; NIGHT + TIDE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • nighttide — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : nighttime 2. : a flood tide occurring during the night * * * /nuyt tuyd /, n. Literary. nighttime. [1845 50; NIGHT + TIDE1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Curtis Harrington — (* 17. September 1926 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien, USA; † 6. Mai 2007 in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, Kalifornien, USA) war ein US amerikanischer Filmregisseur, der vor allem durch seine zahlreichen Horrorfilme Bekanntheit erlangte. Er gilt als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • darkness — Synonyms and related words: Gothicism, ablepsia, adiaphanousness, age of ignorance, amaurosis, amorphousness, barbarism, benightedness, benightment, blackishness, blackness, bleakness, bleariness, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • night — Synonyms and related words: Egyptian darkness, Erebus, all the time, all night, blackness, ceaselessly, charcoal, coal, continually, continuously, crow, dark, dark of night, darkness, darkness visible, dead of night, dusk, ebon, ebony, endlessly …   Moby Thesaurus

  • — I xī (1) (指事。 从月半见。 本义: 黄昏, 傍晚) (2) 同本义 [sunset; dusk] 夕, 莫也。 《说文》 日之夕矣。 《诗·王风·君子于役》 日东则景夕多风。 《周礼·大司徒》。 司农注: 谓日跌景乃中立表之处, 大东近日也。 初昏为夕。 《书·洪范·五行》注 夕市, 夕时而市, 贩夫贩妇为主。 《周礼·地官·司市》 瘦影写微月, 疏枝横夕烟。 宋·陆游《置酒梅 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • — xī (1) (形声。 从水, 夕声。 本义: 晚潮) (2) 同本义 [nighttide; evening tide] 潮汐去还, 谁所节度? 北齐·颜之推《颜氏家训》 会夏旱水涸沙涨, 有汐无潮。 清·魏源《圣武记》 (3) 又如: 汐潮(白天涨落的叫潮, 晚上涨落的叫汐) (4) 水名 [Xi River]。 在河南省登封县 汐, 水名, 出阳城山。 《集韵》 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • night — n 1. nighttime, Poetic. nighttide; midnight, wee hours, dead of night; time to prowl, witching time, the time when the worms come out, killing time, the other side of the day; bedtime, slumber time. 2. evening, twilight, dying of the light,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • night — [n] part of day after sundown and before sunrise after dark, after hours*, bedtime, before dawn, black*, blackness, dark, dark hours, darkness, dead of night*, dim, duskiness, dusk to dawn, evening, eventide, gloom, midnight, nightfall, nighttide …   New thesaurus

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